Author Archives: Loukas Botsis

What Particular spatial, environmental and public constraints are presented for the UK wind projects’ development and success? Can they be managed?

In the UK, wind energy is one of the most promising renewable resources. Great Britain has the best wind resources in Europe and one of the best resources around the world.  Wind energy is currently the UK’s major renewable energy … Continue reading

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Variable Speed Drives: Is it a viable energy saving solution for commercial and industrial users?

Introduction Variable Speed Drive (VSD), also known as inverters or Variable Frequency Drives, is the term that describes the equipment used to regulate the rotational speed and hence torque of an electric motor. Basically VSDs are electronic devices that can … Continue reading

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